Strategic Placement Services’ Executives

Lawrence C. Shumila, CPA

Larry ShumilaLawrence C. Shumila, CPA is a co-founder of Strategic Placement Services, Inc. Larry graduated from Bentley University, Waltham, MA and began his professional career with the Boston office of PricewaterhouseCoopers. After four years in the commercial audit practice, he switched careers into financial search. Joining a national financial search firm in 1982, he serviced a wide variety of industries and clients through the high growth 1980’s. Starting up Strategic Placement Services, Inc. in March 1994, Larry serves as its President with responsibility for candidate/client development and office administration.

With over 30 years of professional service experience in the New England marketplace, Larry practices the highest level of professional customer service. His training and development efforts promote that premier candidate and client services are critical attributes to building successful business relationships.

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Steven H. Lanzoni

SteveSteven H. Lanzoni is a co-founder of Strategic Placement Services, Inc. He serves as the company’s Chief Operating Officer with primary responsibility for business development and overall sales management. Steve graduated from Boston University School of Management and started his career in finance with Computervision Corporation. After various roles in corporate and divisional financial management, Steve entered the financial search industry in 1986 with a national search firm. After several years of national recognition for top sales production, Steve started Strategic Placement Services, Inc. in March 1994.

Today, Steve continues to service a wide variety of clients across multiple industries with a focus on financial leadership roles. He leads Strategic Placement Services, Inc.’s business development, sales and marketing efforts. Steve’s ability to deliver high quality search services in a timely and effective manner has kept him consistently recognized as one of the area’s leading financial search professionals.

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